Introduction

** Paper submission deadline extended to July 31, 2017 **

Oriental COCOSDA 2017

The purpose of Oriental COCOSDA (the oriental chapter of COCOSDA) is to exchange ideas, to share information and to discuss regional matters on creation, utilization, dissemination of spoken language corpora of oriental languages and also on the assessment methods of speech recognition/synthesis systems as well as promote speech research on oriental languages.

The annual Oriental COCOSDA international conference is the flag conference of Oriental COCOSDA. The first preparatory meeting was held in Hong Kong in 1997 and then the past 19 conferences were held in Japan, Taiwan, China, Korea, Thailand, Singapore, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Malaysia and Nepal. The 20th Oriental COCOSDA Conference will be held on Nov. 1-3, in Seoul, Korea hosted by the The Korean Society of Speech Sciences (KSSS)

Papers are invited on substantial, original and unpublished research on all aspects of speech databases, assessments and speech I/O, including, but not limited to:

Topics

1. Speech databases and text corpora
2. Assessment of speech input and output technologies
3. Phonetic/phonological systems for oriental languages
4. Romanization of non-roman characters
5. Segmentation and labeling
6. Speech prosody and labeling
7. Speech processing models and systems
8. Multilingual speech corpora
9. Special topics on speech databases and assessments
10. Standardization
11. Any other relevant topics

Important Dates

Full Paper Submission June 17, 2017 July 31, 2017
Notification of Acceptance August 19, 2017 September 13, 2017
Final Manuscript Submission September 2, 2017 September 20, 2017 September 25, 2017
Early Registration Deadline September 23, 2017 September 30, 2017
Conference date November 1~3, 2017